Insects! This lesson shows you a list of insect names in English with the picture. You should practice with the example sentences to help you remember those words easily.
List of Insects
Insects with Examples
Learn the names of insects with example sentences.
- The ant is the most industrious animal; however, it is the most taciturn one.
- Like an aphid, then, the caterpillar employs ants as bodyguards, but it goes one better.
- He was stung by a bee.
- The beetle is thought to be a European import.
- Do you think the butterfly is a type of insect?
- These secretions are used by the caterpillar as a defence.
- Jim looked with distaste at the cockroach in his soup.
- The dragonfly is splendidly preserved on the flat bedding plane of a limestone.
- I must have been bitten by a flea, my arms are itchy.
- Was the fly alive or dead?
- Even when she was knee-high to a grasshopper.
- I am no more lonely than a single mullein or dandelion in a pasture, or a bean leaf, or sorrel, or a horse-fly, or a bumblebee.
- A grasshopper is big to a ladybug.
- A mantis cannot stop the wheel of a cart.
- A single mosquito can infect a large number of people.
- The moth has been a great threat to the farm.
- The termite inspector can point out some problem areas.
Learn more with names of birds in English.